Looking to step up your culture game? A trip to your local museum or one in the summer destination of your choice is a surefire way to get your art and inspiration fix—and here’s a silver lining: In steamy months, galleries provide an air-conditioned respite from the scorching sun. Scroll to learn about nine international and domestic exhibits worth traveling for, some brand-new and some winding down. Don’t miss them.
Björk by Klaus Biesenbach, Alex Ross, Nicola Dibben, Sjon ($41)
Calder and Abstraction: From Avant-Garde to Iconic by Stephanie Barron ($42)
Anish Kapoor (20th Century Living Masters) by David Anfam ($62)
Are any cultural experiences on your to-do list for the summer? Tell us in the comments!